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For Mennonite Church Canada Witness workers and national office staff, preparations for restructuring have created challenges over the past few years. Reality hit home as beloved colleagues and friends were released from their jobs and others left voluntarily for new employment, leaving those who remained with a sense of loss and additional responsibilities.

October 15, 2017
Two men

Among the many memories shared at a reunion of past and present Mennonite Church Canada Indigenous Relations workers, several included references to the late Jeremiah Ross (1909-2002).

October 13, 2017
Book cover for "Shalom Sistas: Living Wholeheartedly in a Brokenhearted World."

In her timely debut book, Shalom Sistas: Living Wholeheartedly in a Brokenhearted World, Osheta Moore sheds light on being a peacemaker in a world of violence, alienation, and injustice.

October 13, 2017

As the Resonate team gathers material for a new hymnal, they are rolling out a call for a first-of-its-kind feature within Mennonite hymnals: a vision to include visual images that complement the musical and verbal rhythms of worship found in the collection.

October 13, 2017

The current General Board of Mennonite Church Canada has released a confession to LGBTQ persons, families, and supportive networks for “things done, and not done” during its oversight of the Being a Faithful Church Process and the years leading up to it.

October 3, 2017

Members of the Mennonite Worship and Song Committee are now one year into their work toward developing a new hymnal.

October 3, 2017
Man standing at podium with cross in background

Serving communion at the 16th Biennial Convention of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) was a profoundly humbling experience for Willard Metzger.

September 27, 2017
Head and shoulders of man with trees in background

Gordon Janzen, Director, Asia, Europe & Middle East Ministry for Mennonite Church Canada has announced that he is concluding his position as of Oct. 6, 2017.

September 21, 2017
sketch of feet walking

Bill C-262 is a big deal. So big, that some are taking up a fast in the days leading up to the bill’s debate in the House of Commons.

September 7, 2017
Smiling boy in school clothes

Last week Makai started kindergarten at the same school where Cody is now in his second year. Though we are very happy with the school – and Cody loves it – a complaint arose for me within Makai’s first three days. Makai's teacher played a television show during the 30 minute recess as students ate their snacks.

September 7, 2017